Boris Johnson tells UK: prepare for a no-deal Brexit Prime minister says EU must change its approach to talks if deal to be reached Brexit: Have EU-UK trade talks reached a dead end?Europe editor Katya Adler looks at whether the negotiations are over after months of shadow-boxing. Brexit: Have EU-UK trade talks reached a dead end?Europe editor Katya Adler looks at whether the negotiations are over after months of shadow-boxing. UK preparing for no-trade deal Brexit, Boris Johnson saysThe British PM’s remarks, which follow an EU demand that London make further concessions, may push Brexit towards chaos. Brexit brinkmanship: Johnson says prepare for no-deal, cancels trade talksPrime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday it was now time to prepare for a no-trade deal Brexit unless the European Union fundamentally changed course, bluntly telling Brussels that there was no point in talking any more. UK surprise after EU takes intensity out of post-Brexit trade talksDraft conclusion prepared ahead of the summit called on talks with the UK to be continued "intensively". But the conclusions agreed on Thursday merely said to "continue negotiations".